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Siege has serious implications on regional stability, food security

Siege has serious implications on regional stability, food security

Ambassador Abdulaziz bin Ahmed al-Malki al-Jehni referred to the development programmes and projects implemented by Qatar and its policies to achieve national food security and self-sufficiency.

QP pushing ahead with expansion despite blockade, says Al-Kaabi

QP pushing ahead with expansion despite blockade, says Al-Kaabi

Qatar Petroleum will push ahead with its production expansion and foreign asset acquisition strategy to be on par with oil majors, despite a regional political and economic embargo on Doha, its chief executive said.

Qatar has substantial capacity to diversify economy: IMF official

Qatar has substantial capacity to diversify economy: IMF official

Mohammed El Qorchi said that IMF believes the State of Qatar's policy towards economic diversification has been good.

German envoy lauds Qatar's efforts to find new markets

German envoy lauds Qatar's efforts to find new markets

German ambassador Hans-Udo Muzel said that Qatar “has taken the right decision” to assess the situation and to recalibrate business interests and by finding new markets.

Solution to Gulf crisis must be based on 'respect to sovereignty'

Solution to Gulf crisis must be based on 'respect to sovereignty'

The prevailing crisis between Qatar and the four blockading countries should be resolved within the region based on the respect to sovereignty of countries and the principle of non-interference in the internal affairs of other countries, Chinese ambassador Li Chen suggested

Gulf crisis can put region’s development at peril, warn experts

Gulf crisis can put region’s development at peril, warn experts

The Gulf Crisis can have more impact on the regional stability, if not solved at the earliest, experts discussing the Gulf Crisis at the 12th Al Jazeera Forum highlighted on Saturday.

Qatar calls for immediate lifting of the unjust siege

Qatar calls for immediate lifting of the unjust siege

The unjust siege of Qatar, which is about to enter its second year, should be lifted immediately, as the fabricated crisis has serious consequences for the security and stability of the region, the United Nations Security Council has been told.

Gulf crisis caused rights violations: Austrian envoy

Gulf crisis caused rights violations: Austrian envoy

The Gulf crisis has caused human rights violations, Austrian ambassador Willy Kempel said, adding that he has been particularly saddened by the damage caused to Gulf families because of the siege imposed on Qatar.

QMC chief: Gulf crisis was created to rob Qataris' money

QMC chief: Gulf crisis was created to rob Qataris' money

HE Sheikh Abdulrahman bin Hamad al-Thani wrote: "The Gulf crisis has been fabricated after the hacking of Qatar News Agency, and then they [the blockading countries] have taken terrorism as their plea to justify everything they do".

Trump 'demanded quick end to Gulf rift in call to Saudi King'

Trump 'demanded quick end to Gulf rift in call to Saudi King'

Donald Trump wants the rift healed to restore unity among Arab Gulf states and present a united front against Iran, said the officials.

Gulf crisis hit image of GCC as a stable bloc'

Gulf crisis hit image of GCC as a stable bloc'

The Gulf crisis came as a rude shock and it had a big negative impact on the Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) countries, a senior Qatari official has said.

Qatar's diplomacy based on its principles, says FM

Qatar's diplomacy based on its principles, says FM

HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said that what happened in the Gulf crisis was an attack and an aggression and an attempt to change the rule in Qatar.